Virtual Reality, Fake News, And The Future Of Fact

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Virtual Reality, Fake News, And The Future Of Fact
November 17, 2017

Virtual and augmented reality are creating new, immersive experiences for audiences.

We can “feel” stories rather than just watching or reading them. But is more emotion what’s really missing from news? Will feelings be the new facts?

 

If we all experience separate realities, whether virtual or augmented, will we ever be able to find common ground?

 

In our What Happens Next series, we explore the definition of journalistic facts, and how new technologies are transforming them.

 

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